Blast In New Mexico Injures Several Firefighters
Reuters reports several firefighters were injured on Wednesday in an explosion at a building in Roswell, New Mexico.
City officials said the explosion occurred where fireworks were being stored for the city’s annual July Fourth celebrations.
The blast took place after noon at a building that is part of the Roswell International Air Center, a commercial airport.
About a dozen firefighters were in and around the building “doing some preparation" for the 4th of July.